Her Heart’s CEO and Founder Dr. Linda Worrall Carter gives an introduction to Her Heart and how the charity came to be.
Know the symptoms of Heart Disease and Take Action Today
Her Heart’s CEO and Founder Dr. Linda Worrall Carter talks on the importance of women not only understanding their risk but also being aware of the symptoms. She shares these symptoms and stresses the importance of not delaying treatment.
How to reduce your risk when you have a family history
CEO and Founder of Her Heart, Dr Linda Worrall-Carter, answers the FAQ ‘can you change your risk if you already have a family history of heart disease?’ The answer is most definitely yes and Linda, who has a family history, shares how she has reduced her risk.
Other videos of interest
Reduce Your Risk for Heart Disease with Rosie O’Donnell
Rosie O’Donnell is interviewed by Dr. Oz and talks about reveals the seven risk factors you can change to lower your risk for heart disease and the three you have no control over. Rosie also reveals the risk factors she believes caused her heart attack.
Women’s Heart Attack Symptoms – Is it time to call 911?
Heart attack survivor Elizabeth Greene talks about her own heart attack. She speaks about her symptoms, the importance of taking action and not delaying seeking medical attention if you are having symptoms.
Elizabeth Greene – 18/09/2012
Can diet and exercise help women prevent heart disease?
Dr Nieca Goldberg talks about how walking 30 minutes a day can lower your risk for having a heart attack by about 40%. You need to walk at a rate that increases your heart rate – and you feel slightly out of breath!
Dr Nieca Goldberg – Empower Her
“Just a little heart attack”
This short film was created back in 2011 and stars Emmy-nominated actress Elizabeth Banks. She says it is “A little film about a super mom who takes care of everyone except herself”. As a result she fails to act on the symptoms of a heart attack.
GRFW – 31/08/2011
“The Heart of the Matter” – Directed by Barbra Streisand
‘The Heart of the Matter’ was developed by Barbra Streisand to encourage awareness about heart disease – which kills more women around the world than all cancers combined.
Cedars-Sinai – 20/06/2012
Heart disease and heart attacks
This video looks at the basics of heart disease, heart attacks, heart failure, angina and cardiac arrest.